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Oven-Bird, Furnarius Rufus.

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Jahrmargt, K. (Engraver)
Mützel, Gustav (1839-1893) (Artist)

Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection

Birds -- O-P

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1885
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC BIRD-(O-P)
Birds -- Nests
Furnarius rufus
Furnarius rufus -- Nests
Content : Printed on border: "… The oven-bird is not content with barely building this curious domed structure, but adds to its security by separating it into two parts, by means of a partition reaching nearly to the roof, the eggs being placed in the inner chamber. The bed on which the eggs are placed consists mostly of feathers and soft grasses. The number of the eggs is generally about four …" Includes additional text.

Source note: Animate creation : a popular edition of "Our living world" : a natural history. (New York : Selmar Hess, 1885) Wood, J. G. (John George) (1827-1889), Author.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 print : b ; 22 x 17 cm. (8 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)
Type of Resource
Still image
Dynix : 1693011
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b17633656
Barcode : 33333159360821
UUID: 70f25f40-c53a-012f-35b3-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1885: Issued
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Oven-Bird, Furnarius Rufus." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1885. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-dad0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Oven-Bird, Furnarius Rufus." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 8, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-dad0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1885). Oven-Bird, Furnarius Rufus. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e0-dad0-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Oven-Bird, Furnarius Rufus.